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Charity Texas Scramble at South Shields

Many thanks to everyone who took part in the Charity Texas Scramble held in very blustery conditions at South Shields Golf club yesterday. This was the culmination of some sterling fund raising activity by our Lady County Captain Christine Mair.

Jan Burnett

it is with great sadness that DCLGA announce the death of Jan Burnett.

Jan  was a member and Past Lady Captain of Hartlepool Golf Club. She also served on DCLGA Committee as Match Secretary 2000-2004 and later as England Golf Representative 2009-2012.

Junior Jamboree at Carlisle

Putter Cover Found at Hartlepool

An Odyssey Metal-X putter cover was found at Hartlepool golf club during the DCLGA 4BBB competition held on Tuesday 16th May. If anyone has lost this please contact Marian Goodyear (treasurer) who has it.

Northern Schools Championship

Well done to the Durham juniors who played in the Northern Schools Championship at Whickham on Friday. Jessica Hall of Bishop Auckland won the singles and Durham won both girls and boys teams.

Olive Edwards

DCLGA is sad to announce the passing of Olive Edwards at the grand age of 101 yrs.  Olive was a livetime member of Boldon Golf Club as well as being active in the County,Vets and Captains Society.  She was a past Vice-Captain of DCLGA but was unable to take on the Captain's post for family reason

Girls Golf Rocks

Girls Golf will be rocking again in Durham when the succesful campaign to inspire new young players returns in April. Girls Golf Rocks is all about attracting beginners to have fun, learn a new sport, get active and play alongside friends.

Jess is selected for England Under 18 Team

Congratulations to Jessica Hall who has been selected for the under 18 England Team to play in the Scottish U18 at Montrose in April. Well done Jess! We'll all be rooting for you. Play well and enjoy!

Local Rule adopted.

DCLGA have adopted the Local Rule about 'Accidental movement of the ball on the putting green'.  This will become a Rule of Golf next year but England Golf are keen for all clubs and Counties to adopt it now.


Ladies, who are 'Life Style' members at their clubs, ARE entitled to play in all DCLGA Competitions and Matches as long as they have paid their Association membership fee,( currently £5.00).

Agreed at County Meeting 20/02/2017.


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